Brandon Stanton

14 Brandon Stanton Recommended Books

Brandon Stanton is a photographer, author, and public figure. He is best known for his blog, Humans of New York, which features stories and photos of people living in New York City. Stanton has done projects in more than twenty countries, and published four books including Humans of New York. His work has been featured in the New York Times, Vanity Fair, and The Guardian.

14 Books recommended by Brandon Stanton

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Author :Benjamin Franklin

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"One of the very first books that I read." - Brandon Stanton [Source]

An Autobiography by Theodore Roosevelt

An Autobiography by Theodore Roosevelt

Author :Theodore Roosevelt

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"The person that I’ve read the most biographies on [...] just because his life is so fascinating." - Brandon Stanton [Source]

The Little Prince

The Little Prince

Author :Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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Brandon Stanton mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Hitler

Hitler

A Biography

Author :Ian Kershaw

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Brandon Stanton mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Stalin

Stalin

New Biography of a Dictator

Author :Oleg V. Khlevniuk

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Brandon Stanton mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Poor Richard's Almanack

Poor Richard's Almanack

Author :Benjamin Franklin

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"[The author] was kind of the pioneer in getting self-improvement down to a science." - Brandon Stanton [Source]

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

An American Life

Author :Walter Isaacson

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"The [biography of Benjamin Franklin] I read." - Brandon Stanton [Source]

The Wealth of Nations

The Wealth of Nations

Author :Adam Smith

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Brandon Stanton mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Author :Martin Luther King, Jr.

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"Do you want to participate in social movements? Pick [this book]." - Brandon Stanton [Source]

FAQs

Q1: What books does Brandon Stanton recommend?

Brandon Stanton recommends books such as Outliers, by Malcolm Gladwell, Out of My Mind, by Sharon Draper, The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger, and 1984, by George Orwell.

The books Brandon Stanton recommends are all classics that have a timeless and relevant message. All of them address current issues and have something to say to readers no matter what time period they are in.

Brandon Stanton provides detailed explanations of why these books he recommends are important. With each book he outlines themes and symbols, as well as noting the importance of the characters and the storylines.

Brandon Stanton's recommended books cover various topics, such as mental illness, friendship, loyalty, and the power of the human spirit. The books can also be seen as commentaries on society and its values.